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Sorry cry babies! It’s time for another of our infamous and patented Care/Don’t Care Podcasts, with your talent: Eugene S. Robinson, John S. Nash and Stephie Haynes. The format of the show is to review the prior weeks picks & then to announce each fight on the upcoming card, commenting on which upcoming fights are hot and which fights are not - for UFC 260: MIOCIC VS N’GANNOU 2 & UFC ON ABC 2: TILL VS VETTORI!

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It’s time for another one of our infamous and patented Care/Don’t Care Podcasts, with your talent: the astounding Eugene S. Robinson of ozy.com and author of “Fight: Everything You Wanted to Know About Ass-Kicking but Were Afraid You’d Get Your Ass Kicked for Asking” and host of the ‘Ozy Confidential’ Podcast, the ‘Eugene S. Robinson Show Stomper!’ Podcast, and co-host of the ‘If The Shoes Fit’ Podcast, along with the indubitable John S. Nash, our chief financials columnist and co-host of our ‘Show Money’ Podcast... he is also one of the co-hosts of the ‘If The Shoes Fit’ Podcast; the trio is moderated by the lovely Stephie Haynes, of Bloody Elbow’s ‘The Level Change’ Podcast and ’The Mookie & Crookie Show’ Podcast.

The format of the show is to review the prior weeks’ picks & then to announce each fight on the upcoming card, quickly commenting on which fights are hot, and which fights are not, based on relevancy to the sport as a whole.

UFC VEGAS 22 REACTIONS: 1:14

Here’s a look at the event RESULTS & UPDATED FIGHT RECORDS via tapology.com:
ESPN+ MAIN CARD | SAT. MAR. 20
At 2:20 - 10. 185lbs Derek Brunson (22-7) DEF. Kevin Holland (21-6) - DEC, Unanimous

At 16:14 - 9. 115lbs Max Griffin (17-8) DEF. Kenan Song (16-6) - KO/TKO, Punches at 2:20 of Rd 1

At 19:38 - 8. 115lbs Montserrat Ruiz (10-1) DEF. Cheyanne Buys (5-2) - DEC, Unanimous

At 18:39 - 7. 135lbs Adrian Yanez (13-3) DEF. Gustavo Lopez (12-6) - KO/TKO, Counter Right at 0:27 seconds of Rd 3, Total 10:27

At 19:20 - 6. 265lbs Tai Tuivasa (12-3) DEF. Harry Hunsucker (7-4) - KO/TKO, Overhand Right to G & P at 0:49 of Rd 1

ESPN/ESPN+ PRELIMS
At 17:02 - 5. 135lbs Macy Chiasson (7-1) DEF. Marion Reneau (9-7) - DEC, Unanimous

At 17:57 - 4. 155lbs Grant Dawson (17-1) DEF. Leonardo Santos (18-4) - KO/TKO, Hammerfists at 4:59 of Rd 3, Total 14:59

3. 185lbs Trevin Giles (14-2) DEF. Roman Dolidze (8-1) - DEC, Unanimous

At 19:13 - 2. 135lbs Montel Jackson (10-2) DEF. Jesse Strader (5-2) - KO/TKO, Right Hook to G & P at 1:58 of Rd 1

At 19:03 - 1. 125lbs Bruno Silva (11-5) DEF. JP Buys (9-3) - KO/TKO, Counter Right at 2:56 of Rd 2, Total 7:56


UFC 260 PICKS: 22:36

At this point in the show we offer you our ‘disclaimer’ and then our trio will go about predicting the UFC 260 bout sheet, leading their way up to our Co-Main Event, and wrapping up the C/DC quick-picks portion of the show with the Main Event. Then moving on to the upcoming UFC ON ABC 2 Fight Night event after the US Easter weekend. These UFC on ESPN+ events will take place from the UFC Apex Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, this Saturday, March 27th and Saturday, April 10, 2021.

Here’s a look at the PPV fight card & records for the upcoming event via tapology.com (bout order subject to change):

UFC 260: ‘MIOCIC VS N’GANNOU 2’ (10 Cares)

ESPN+ MAIN PPV CARD | SAT. MAR. 27 - 10PM/7PM ETPT (10 Cares)

10. UFC Heavyweight Championship - Stipe Miocic (20-3) vs Francis N’Gannou (15-3) - At 35:42, 3 Cares

9. 170lbs Tyron Woodley (19-6) vs Vicente Luque (19-7) - At 32:06, 3 Cares

8. 135lbs Thomas Almeida (22-4) vs Sean O’Malley (12-1) - At 28:46, 3 Cares

7. 125lbs Gillian Robertson (9-5) vs Miranda Maverick (8-2) - At 25:12, 1 Care

6. 155lbs Jamie Mullarkey (12-4) vs Khama Worthy (16-7) - At 28:29, 0 Cares

ESPN/ESPN+ PRELIMS | 7PM/4PM ETPT (0 Cares)
5. 205lbs Alonzo Menifield (9-2) vs William Knight (9-1) - At 28:03, 0 Cares

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19: 115lbs Jessica Penne (12-5) vs Hannah Goldy (5-1) - At 27:48, 0 Cares

4. 170lbs Jared Gooden (17-5) vs Abubakar Nurmagomedov (15-3) - At 26:45, 0 Cares

3. 205lbs Modestas Bukauskas (11-3) vs Michael Oleksiejczuk (14-4) - At 26:12, 0 Cares

2. Bout added to the card after the show was recorded: 145lbs Shane Young (13-5) vs Omar Morales (10-1)

1. 185lbs Abu Azaitar (14-2) vs Marc-André Barriault (11-4) - At 24:23, 0 Cares


UFC ON ABC 2 PREVIEW: 39:50

Here’s a look at the upcoming ABC/ESPN+ Fight Night card & records via tapology.com (bout order subject to change):

UFC ON ABC 2: ‘TILL VS VETTORI’ (11 Cares)

ABC MAIN CARD | SAT. APR. 10 - 6PM/3PM ETPT
15. 185lbs - Darren Till (18-3) vs Marvin Vettori (16-3) - At 54:03, 3 Cares

14. 145lbs - Arnold Allen (16-1) vs Sodiq Yusuff (11-1) - At 52:47, 2 Cares

13. 115lbs - Nina Ansaroff (10-6) vs Mackenzie Dern (10-1) - At 50:04, 3 Cares

12. 155lbs - John Makdessi (17-7) vs Ignacio Bahamondes (11-3) - At 48:06, 0 Cares

11. 185lbs - Aliaskhab Khizriev (13-0) vs Kyle Daukaus (10-1) - At 47:33, 0 Cares

10. 170lbs - Mike Perry (14-7) vs Daniel Rodriguez (13-2) - At 46:24, 3 Cares

ESPN+ PRELIMS | 3PM/12PM ETPT
9. 265lbs - Yorgan De Castro (6-2) vs Jarjis Danho (5-1) - At 46:05, 0 Cares

8. 135lbs - Norma Dumont (5-1) vs Bea Malecki (2-0) - At 44:40, 0 Cares

7. 145lbs - Luis Saldaña (14-6) vs Jordan Griffin (18-8) - At 44:25, 0 Cares

6. 135lbs - Jack Shore (13-0) vs Hunter Azure (9-1) - At 44:01, 0 Cares

5. 185lbs - Impa Kasanganay (8-1) vs Sasha Palatnikov (6-2) - At 43:22, 0 Cares

4. 155lbs - Scott Holtzman (14-4) vs Mateusz Gamrot (17-1) - At 41:52, 0 Cares

3. 155lbs - Jim Miller (32-15) vs Joe Solecki (10-2) - At 41:21, 0 Cares

2. 185lbs - Sam Alvey (33-14) vs Julian Marquez (8-2) - At 40:33, 0 Cares

  1. 205lbs - Da Un Jung (13-2) vs Shamil Gamzatov (14-0) - At 43:37, 0 Cares

Be sure to follow Eugene on twitter @EugeneSRobinson, catch John on twitter @Heynottheface and on The Show Money Podcast, and of course you can catch Stephie @CrooklynMMA, and twice a week she’s on @MookieNCrookie AND @LevelChangePod.

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